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Discussion of U.S. and British Land Claims Around Detroit

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CollectionDetroit Public Library: John Wilkins Papers view image
Document Information
Date February 7, 1797
Author Name John Wilkins, Jr. (primary) Location: Pittsburgh
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary)
Summary Discusses use of land at the site of the town of Detroit, including original British plans for the site. Discusses a shipyard there, etc.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes [not available]
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Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; John Wilkins; British; ;
Related Places Pittsburgh; Detroit; shipyard; ;
Keywords plans; ;
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